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Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 7 March 1799 [electronic edition]
... Phyl. March 7. 1799 My dearest Friend I have been so overwhelmed with Business at the Close of the Session of Congress and Since, that I have not been able to write you for Several Days. Mr Grove desired me to tell you that Mr William Smith your Nephew is married to a very amiable young Lady the Daughter of a rich Father. What he means by a rich Father I dont know. I congratulate ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 11 November 1800 [electronic edition]
... to the horses if Curry could come half way to Baltimore and take me in the Chariot. Thomas accompanies me. I received your Letter when I arrived here which was the first line I have got since you left me, tho I have regularly followd you in your stages and heard of your Health and good spirits with pleasure. I have twice heard from Brother Cranch, who writes me that my dear Sister and family ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 13 December 1788 [electronic edition]
... December 13th 1788 My Dear Friend I hope every post to hear from you but every post has hitherto dissapointed me. A Month is a long time to be absent from Home without learning any thing from you. You have often left me and always was very punctual in writing to me. This is but the Second time I have left you and the first that I have been so long without hearing from you. I have ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 13 January 1799 [electronic edition]
... both his Parents at once. His Passage has not been uncommonly long tho the Weather must have been turbulent enough. From the bottom of my heart I rejoice at this happy Event, which has dissipated a gloom which hung over and surrounded me. Both the N. York News papers announces his arrival in a pleasing Style, for which I give them credit. You must be patient and not be too much in Haste ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 23 March 1788 [electronic edition]
... Bath Hotell March 23 1788 My Dearest Friend I received yours of the 14th and ever Since thursday have been in Hourly expectation of seeing you, I hope it is oweing to all the packets being detaind upon this Side, as is reported, and not to any indisposition that your return in delayed. That unpleasing detention is sufficiently mortifying particularly as we wish to proceed ...
Letter from John Adams to Abigail Adams, 25 January 1784 [electronic edition]
... Wisdom I have great Confidence. The next Dispatches from Congress, and from you, after Mr. Thaxters Arrival will determine me and I shall write you more fully. I have enjoyed better Health, Since my Fever last Septr. at Paris. I got poisoned at Amsterdam with the Steams of the Canals, and bad Water in the Cisterns, and my Constitution has been labouring, these two or three Years to throw ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 4 November 1794 [electronic edition]
... a candidate in oppostion to Jarvis. Concequently all his party were united with Jarvises. You will want to know how the Farming business goes on. The orchard is all coverd with Sea Weed. As you desired, this day will compleat the spreading of it. About 90 Bushels of potatoes have been dugg at the two places. Today the Hands propose to finish the Beach Meddow. I am better than when you left me. So ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 25 January 1794 [electronic edition]
... Quincy 24 525 Jan'ry 1794 Saturday Evening My dearest Friend The Weather from an unhealthy Warmth has changed to an insufferable Cold. I had little expectation of getting my Letters to night, but a Market Man whom I requested to call upon our Son, was faithfull to his promise, and brought me Yours of the 12 and 14th. I also received a letter from an other hand so late ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 3 September 1780 [electronic edition]
... not restrain me, yet nothing that would surprise you, for you know every Avenue of his vain Heart. Give an extensive cord, and you know the adage.We have a Melancholy prospect about us. The most severe drought known for many years, has cut of our grass, our corn and our Gardens. Yesterday we had a plentiful rain, and the first since the beginning of May. Many person have been obliged to give Hay ...
Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 5 August 1776 [electronic edition]
... attended publick worship constantly, except one day and a half ever since I have been in Town. I rejoice in a preacher who has some warmth, some energy, some feeling. Deliver me from your cold phlegmatick Preachers, Politicians, Friends, Lovers and Husbands. I thank Heaven I am not so constituted my-self and so connected. How destitute are they of all those Sensations which sweeten as well ...

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